Venkat Nagaswamy is Global VP of Demand Generation. He came to 8x8 as a result of his company’s acquisition. As co-founder and CEO of MarianaIQ, Venkat Nagaswamy brings a long and diverse background in high technology to bear on applying artificial intelligence and Deep Learning to help marketers make account-based marketing (ABM) an at-scale reality.
Venkat has led teams in creating analytics, technology and business development solutions at McKinsey, Juniper Networks and GE Plastics, among others. He's worked in enterprise and digital consumer hardware, SaaS, corporate and business unit strategy, market entry strategy, product development, marketing planning and more, allowing him to understand martech challenges from both the CTO and CMO's point of view.
A proud graduate of the University of Michigan and the Georgia Institute of Technology, he holds an MBA and a Master's in Aerospace Engineering.